Monthly Archives: August 2013

Technology in the Shanahan Center

Short version: If you are planning on only using the video projectors or LCD screens in the new Shanahan Center this Fall, then read no further. If you are planning on using any other technology (and especially if you did NOT respond to the faculty technology survey that was distributed earlier this summer) you should […]

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Welcome Gerald Reyes to CIS

This month we welcomed Gerald Reyes to CIS. Gerald joined the Data and Software Engineering Services group as our Web Programmer Analyst, after five years experience in the IT department at Scripps College. Gerald’s principal responsibility is the care and feeding of the JICS Portal and his experience and expertise will be put to good […]

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Fall Semester 2013 Reminders

Here are a few reminders about IT services for the Fall Semester. CIS Help Desk The Help Desk is located in the Learning Studio on the ground floor of Sprague. The hours are 8am-5pm, including lunch hour. We will also be staffing the IT “pop up store” next to the Living Room (part of the […]

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Make Your Job Easier Using Cognos Reporting

Hello everyone! I am Veronica Hart, your friendly local database reporting and workflow developer here in Computing and Information Services. I wanted to spread the word about an exciting tool we have available that might help make your job easier! Most staff at the college rely on specific information to execute their work, and Cognos […]

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Retired tools in Sakai 2.8

Short version: When we upgrade Sakai to version 2.8 in August, some tools will no longer be available. Most of the retired tools have not been used by most faculty and staff. However, one tool, Blogger, has been used in some Sakai sites. It is being replaced by a new tool called Blogs. Content in […]

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